Wrong Treatment Allegedly Claims Dengue-Infected’s Life


Barrackpore: Chaos erupted in North 24 Parganas’ Naihati municipal area on
Wednesday after the death of a person due to dengue. However, the family members
have blamed the hospital authorities for giving wrong treatment to the deceased.
The deceased was from ward number 9 Gauripur area.

According to the family, Gita Shah, one of their family members died on Tuesday
night. She was admitted to the Kalyani hospital where she passed away. Gita’s
daughter Saraswati Shah and son are also suffering from dengue who are presently
admitted to a private hospital at Belgharia.

The deceased’s family alleged that Gita got admitted to the the Matrisadan hospital
under the Naihati municipality, seven days ago. But the doctors treated her for
female-related disease instead of dengue. After this, Gita’s condition worsened on
Tuesday night and the hospital authorities prescribed an immediate transfer to any
other hospital.

Gita was declared brought dead when her family members took her to the Kalyani